Welcome!Â The Potomac Fiber Arts Guild is an association of over 300 fiber artists located in the metropolitan Washington, DC area.Â We provide educational programs, study groups, collaboration and fellowship around a wide range of fiber arts, including weaving, spinning, knitting, quilting, felting, dyeing and surface design, for members and as outreach activities.
All are welcome! Join us 919-900-9736.
Â Spring 2019 registration for guild members is open
February 9, 2019
Program:Â The âWindowâ from Sculpture into Cloth: Some windows open a world view
Mini Workshop: Where’s the Door?
Extended Workshop #1: For the Love of Cloth
Extended Workshop #2: The Dots Have It
Program:Â The Power of Designing Your Own Fabric
Mini Workshop:Â Fabric Design: Kaleidoscope Geometrics (3 sessions)
Extended Workshop: Fabric Design:Â From Rectangles to Repeats
April 13, 2019
Program:Â Every Picture Tells a Story
Mini Workshop:Â Take One StitchÂ â Exploring Backstitch as a Drawing Tool
Extended Workshop: Every Picture Tells a Story
Program:Â Beading and Its Historical Roots: a journey through time and place
Mini Workshop:Â Mermaidâs Tears Earbobs: Intro to Cubic Right Angle Weave
Extended Workshop: Circle the Stone: How to Bezel (Almost) Anything
June 8, 2019
Program:Â The Power of Adornment
Mini Workshop:Â Scarf It Up: Create a Unique Scarf Using Ethnic Textiles
Extended Workshop:Â Make Your Own Art from Ethnic Textiles
**Priority for workshop reservations is given to PFAG Members and requires pre-registration and a workshop fee.Â Non-members are welcome to register as space allows.**